Electronic Music Week

March 26, 2012

Collection - Tape Music Pioneers

Before synthesizers, the strangest sounds were created by artists manipulating magnetic tape

Collection - Clara Rockmore

A collection of performances by and interviews with Clara Rockmore, the only person to ever master the Theremin

Live Music Show - Mouse On Mars

Guest curated by Jan St.Werner of mouse on mars

Doc - Moog (2004)

Brilliant documentary about Dr. Robert Moog, all-around rad dude

Jean-Jacques Perrey on I've Got a Secret (1960 & 1966)

Electronic music pioneer Jean-Jacques Perrey's 2 appearances on I've Got a Secret, including the only known TV performance by Perrey & Kingsley

March 27, 2012

Live Music Show - Tangerine Dream

The Kosmische years.

Art - Kraftwerk Autobahn (1979, Mainwood)

Freaky animated short film which derived from computer animation. Read the INFO!

Doc - The Shape Of Things That Hum

Coldcut, Arthur Baker, Vince Clarke, Orbital and many more present now classic synthesizers - All 8 episodes: MiniMoog, Vocoder, DX7, Fairlight, Simmons, 303, 808, Akai Sampler.

Doc - Discovering Electronic Music (1983)

Interesting look at early (room-sized) electronic instruments and music

(1983)
Collection - Giorgio Moroder

One of the most acclaimed and influential electronic musicians of all time, having won multiple Oscars for his film work, produced several smash hits and funded the design of a luxury sports car!

Movie - Midnight Express (Alan Parker, 1978)

Story of a man who is caught smuggling drugs out of Turkey and thrown into prison. Moroder won the academy award for best soundtrack with this one

March 28, 2012

Doc - Pump Up The Volume: House Music

Interviews with Paul Okenfold, Carl Cox, Pete Tong, Goldie, The Shamen, Leftfield, Underworld, Youth, Tony Wilson, and Armin van Helden

Live Music Show - Soul Clap

Soul Clap guest curate their favorite House Music videos!

Movie - Daft Punk's Electroma (2007)

Daft Punk's Electroma is an odyssey of two robots who journey across a mythic American landscape of haunting, surreal beauty on a quest to become human.

(2007)
Talk Show - Daft Punk

Everyone's favorite robots interviewed in Japan.

Doc - Maestro: Larry Levan & Early DJ Culture

Documentary chronicling the early years of the NYC underground DJ/dance club culture, pioneered largely by gay, black & hispanic men.

Doc - Modulations (1998)

from Musique Concrete to Gabba, from Disco to Turntabelism

(1998)

March 29, 2012

Doublevision Presents: Cabaret Voltaire (1982)

Diskono, Obsession, Badge of Evil, Nag Nag Nag, Eddie's Out, Landslide, Photophobia, Seconds Too Late, Johnny YesNo (extract), Walls Of Jericho,Walls Of Jericho, This Is Entertainment.

(1982)
Sigue Sigue Sputnik- South of Waterford documentary

1980s tv documentary about UK new wave/post-punk band Sigue Sigue Sputnik

Live Music Show - New Wave

Electronic music really entered the mainstream when this new sound called New Wave took the world by storm!

Movie - Decoder (Muscha, 1984)

Sonic experiments of a disillusioned 'noise-freak' played by FM Einheit (of Einst├╝rzende Neubauten) who is experimenting with white-noise and infra-sound to utilize sound as a weapon.

Chris & Cosey - CTI Elemental 7 (1983)

Chris & Cosey, an offshoot from Throbbing Gristle, in turn launched another side project, CTI to explore their more experimental and textural leanings

Collection - EBM/Industrial

Some of the hardest and most abrasive bands in electronic music! Brutally awesome!

March 30, 2012

Collection - IDM Classics

Taken from our newsletter, expanded and presented here for you!

Dance - Girl Walk // All Day

Feature-length dance piece set to Girl Talk's 2010 album "All Day"

Doc - RIP: A Remix Manifesto

"a fun ride, filled with snazzy animations, enthusiastic talking heads and one helluva Girl Talk show"

Doc - 1989 -Summer Of Rave

Charts the the development of rave culture in the UK during the summer of 1989

Movie - Vibrations (1996)

One of the greatest movies you'll ever see. GET READY TO RAVE PEOPLE!

(1996)
Collection - Aphex Twin

Interviews, videos and live performance from one of the most popular and influential modern electronic musicians